Okanogan County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Okanogan County, WA. (Page 8)

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  1. Homeowners blame DNR for allowing the Carlton Complex fire to get out of controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | KTMF

    ... after the initial lighting strikes. KHQ did hear complaints from homeowners when the fire raged through Okanogan County in July. Some people said there was too much bureaucratic oversight in determining which land DNR officials were responsible for ...

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  2. Open house set for electronic warfare proposalRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    The U.S. Forest Service will host an open house next month to answer questions about a request by the U.S. Navy to conduct electronic warfare exercises on the Tonasket Ranger District. The open house is from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 4 at the Okanogan County PUD auditorium in Okanogan.

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  3. John HaynerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    ... ns may be made to the Okanogan Gun Club or a charity of your choice. Precht-Harrison-Nearents Chapel and the Okanogan County Crematory are caring for the arrangements.

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  4. General election ballots go out this weekRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Ballots for the Nov. 4 general election will be mailed this week in Okanogan County, and most will arrive by Friday .

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  5. District 6 seeks levy increase to fund new stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Voters who live within the boundaries of Okanogan County Fire District 6 will be asked next month to decide whether they want to pay more in property taxes to finance construction of a new fire station in Winthrop.

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  6. Senior News: October 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... is located next to the Methow Valley Community Center on Highway 20 in Twisp. Lunch is served at noon by the Okanogan County Transportation and Nutrition Program on Monday, Thursday and Friday. The suggested donation for lunch is $3.25 for seniors ...

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  7. Methow Valley leads the county in new constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The almost $42 million in the value of new construction in Okanogan County added over the past 12 months mirrors a trend seen over the past five years, which has seen only minor fluctuations.

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  8. New station a critical need for District 6 firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    Autumn means elections in this fair country of ours. We are, once again, pondering the deep, abiding questions: "Does the pink envelope go inside the yellow one? Or the other way around? Did I put a stamp on it?" This November election is critical for Okanogan County Fire District 6 firefighters.

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  9. Republic and Oroville will feel effect of mine shut down differentlyRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... While Republic and Ferry County have relied on gold as a big component of the local economy, Oroville, and Okanogan County have relied on fruit production, timber and cattle as the legs of their three-legged stool. Those at the meeting in Republic ...

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  10. Death of Riverside man thought to be homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    The Okanogan County Sheriff's office is investigating the death of a Riverside man and questioning two teenage suspects arrested in Oregon driving the dead man's stolen pickup. The sheriff's office is investigating the death of Patrick M. Alltus, 39, Riverside, as a possible homicide.

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  11. Lucky to have such a talented staff at the G-TRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... an emphasis in photojournalism. He is a proud alumnus of Oroville High School. His family first settled in Okanogan County in the late 1800s. His parents are Judy DeVon and the late Larry DeVon and he has two younger brothers - Dante and Michael. ...

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  12. Methow Valley ‘ridgebuster’ cabin has to move, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Okanogan County Superior Court Judge Chris Culp ruled that the Flagg Mountain cabin at issue violated covenants placed in 1987 to protect valley views from ridgeline structures on the property. World-renowned Seattle architect Tom Kundig has to move a controversial ridge-top cabin he and his partners erected over the Methow Valley, a judge ruled on Wednesday.

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  13. Governor's staff got temporary reprieve for Cylvia Hayes client facing foreclosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... for which she was paid $5,000, has come to light, as has her involvement in a 1997 land purchase in rural Okanogan County, Washington, that she and her companion at the time intended to use as a marijuana plantation. The Energy Department loaned ...

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  14. Senior News: October 8, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... is located next to the Methow Valley Community Center on Highway 20 in Twisp. Lunch is served at noon by the Okanogan County Transportation and Nutrition Program on Monday, Thursday and Friday. The suggested donation for lunch is $3.25 for seniors ...

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  15. Help for farmers and ranchersRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... farmers should apply through the state Farm Bureau; decisions on disbursing funds will be made by the Okanogan County Farm Bureau based on need. The U.S. Department of Agriculture also has a Livestock Forage Disaster Program, which compensates ...

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  16. Fire recovery: a roundup of information, resourcesRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... checks, registration for services during the winter, and information on housing. The fair, sponsored by Okanogan County Community Action Council (OCCAC), is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pateros Mall. Loan officers from the Small Business ...

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  17. County commissioners seek input on responseRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The Okanogan County commissioners are holding a public meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 22, to gather information regarding the management of the Carlton Complex Fire.

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  18. Local man charged with possessing explosivesRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    For the second time in less than three months, Marc A. Jefferson of Twin Lakes has been booked into Okanogan County Jail on charges related to possession of explosives.

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  19. In brief: UW president gets $50,000 raise - Sat, 11 Oct 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    The University of Washington board of regents voted Thursday to give President Michael Young a salary increase of $50,000 a year. REPUBLIC, Wash.

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  20. Loup benefit event adds a valleyRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Methow Valley News Home Page

    The Taste of Three Valleys Benefit Auction, which supports the operation of Loup Loup Ski Bowl, will be on Oct. 18 beginning at 5 p.m. in the Okanogan County Fairgrounds Agriplex.

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